S. Boopathy on Tuesday assumed office as Director (Planning and Projects) of Neyveli Lignite Corporation in the place of R. Kandasmy who has retired.
Mr. Boopathy has been appointed by the Centre with the consent of the President. A statement from the NLC said that before taking the new responsibility, Mr Boopathy was serving as the Chief Executive Officer of the Neyveli—Uttar Pradesh Power Ltd.
He obtained mechanical engineering degree from PSG College of Technology at Coimbatore in 1977.
He was instrumental in launching the online integrated materials management system in the NLC.
- Special Correspondent